Medical Technology industry thanks outgoing Health Secretary

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MTAA CEO Ian Burgess has today thanked outgoing Department of Health Secretary Glenys Beauchamp PSM for her service to the health industry throughout the course of a long and distinguished career.

“On behalf of the medical technology industry I would like to thank Ms Beauchamp for her dedication and commitment to serving the healthcare industry,” Mr Burgess said today.

“Ms Beauchamp presided over the signing of MTAA’s 2017 Agreement with the Government, which has since delivered the lowest Private Health Insurance premium increases for three years running.

“I congratulate Ms Beauchamp on her significant achievements throughout her career and wish her well into the future,” Mr Burgess said.

The recommendation that Dr Brendan Murphy be appointed to the role was also welcomed by Mr Burgess.

“We look forward to working with Dr Murphy to ensure that all Australians have access to the best quality medical devices and care,” Mr Burgess concluded.